Elders.

The Board of Elders is Sherwood Park Alliance Church’s elected authority under God and has the responsibility for fulfillment of the mission and vision as well as legal accountability for its operations. As a group they are responsible for:

  • Ensuring that the church has a clear vision, mission, values and goals.
  • Providing an example of spiritual maturity to the congregation and the community.
  • Ensuring that a viable, workable strategic plan exists to accomplish the mission and evaluate the plan’s success.
  • Providing adequate resources to the Lead Pastor.
  • Setting policies regarding results expected and establishing limits to the Lead Pastor’s authority.
  • Ensuring financial solvency of the church.

Contact the Board of Elders 


Glen Tjostheim, Chair


Manny Schmidt, Vice-Chair


Rudy Froese
Nominating Committee


Herb Knierim,
Nominating Committee


Greg Hochhalter, Lead Pastor


Trent Forsberg, Director


Henry Korthuis, Treasurer


Barry Novak, Director


Ken Marshman, Secretary


Jim Thiessen, Director